Agastheeswaram Taluk Population - Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu

Agastheeswaram is a Taluk located in Kanniyakumari district of Tamil Nadu. It is one of 4 Taluks of Kanniyakumari district. There are 20 villages and 21 towns in Agastheeswaram Taluk.

As per the Census India 2011, Agastheeswaram Taluk has 1,46,942 households, population of 5,52,175 of which 2,72,393 are males and 2,79,782 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 52,730 which is 9.55% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Agastheeswaram Taluk is around 1027 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Agastheeswaram Taluk is 84.71% out of which 85.99% males are literate and 83.47% females are literate. The total area of Agastheeswaram is 278.24 sq.km with population density of 1,985 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 19.15% of population lives in Urban area and 80.85% lives in Rural area. There are 5.53% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.17% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Agastheeswaram Taluk.

Agastheeswaram Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,52,175100%
Hindu3,47,80762.99%
Christian1,76,20631.91%
Muslim27,3304.95%
Religion not stated6370.12%
Buddhist890.02%
Jain570.01%
Sikh480.01%
Other religions and persuasions10%

Agastheeswaram Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Number of households1,18,58628,356
Total Population4,46,4161,05,759
Population (%)49.26%50.35%
Male Population2,19,88852,505
Female Population2,26,52853,254
Sex Ratio10301014
Literacy (%)85.15%82.88%

List of Cities in Agastheeswaram

Check out complete list of all town cities of Agastheeswaram in Agastheeswaram district, Tamil Nadu
TownPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Nagercoil (M)2,24,84986.44%1045
Kanniyakumari (TP)22,45382.09%992
Dharamapuram (CT)17,47682.94%993
Asaripallam (TP)16,82285.88%1037
Ganapathipuram (TP)14,59881.19%1000
Thengampudur (TP)14,53884.85%995
Suchindrum (TP)13,19386.71%1022
Puthalam (TP)13,07383.77%1027
Thenthamaraikulam (TP)11,87285.34%1015
Marungur (TP)11,23682.27%1010
Kottaram (TP)11,05583.35%1012
Anjugrammam (TP)10,98283.81%1033
Mylaudy (TP)10,07082.04%1012
Agastheeswaram (TP)9,71783.25%1021
Alagappapuram (TP)9,62685.93%1072
Therur (TP)7,61586.78%1024
Gandipuram (CT)6,10685.8%982
Peruvilai (CT)6,09084.24%1022
Putheri (CT)5,57686.98%993
Pallanthurai (CT)5,38682.58%1013
Manakudi (CT)4,08376.12%1120

List of Villages in Agastheeswaram

Check out complete list of all villages of Agastheeswaram in Agastheeswaram district, Tamil Nadu
VillagePopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Neendakara -B19,71682.8%1026
Thamaraikulam (Part)11,77682.44%1020
Vempanoor10,17785.74%993
Kanniyakumari9,77382.19%960
Agasteeswaram7,63879.48%1067
Vadasery (Part)6,85284.75%1004
Dharmapuram (Part)6,19682.28%1065
Madhusoodhanapuram (Part)5,92882.89%1023
Theroor5,29082.72%1014
Neendakara-A (Part)3,91484.57%985
Vadiveeswaram (Part)3,77780.96%1022
Nagercoil3,32385.34%1003
Kulasekarapuram2,85382.47%1031
Eraviputhoor2,60482.49%982
Parakkai2,52484.51%1018
Marangoor2,31480.38%990
Suchindrum92480.63%987
Thengamputhoor (Part)9181.32%1220
Azhagappapuram8993.26%1225
Thekkumalai RF.(West and East)000

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Agastheeswaram Population Facts

Number of Households1,46,942
Population5,52,175
Male Population2,72,393 (49.33%)
Female Population2,79,782 (50.67%)
Children Population52,730
Area278.24 km2
Population density/km21,985
Sex-ratio1027
Literacy84.71%
Male Literacy85.99%
Female Literacy83.47%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.17%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %5.53%

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